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Life

Author: David Burnie
Publisher: Pymble, N.S.W. : Harper Collins, 1994.
Series: Collins eyewitness science, 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cells and organisms - Photosynthesis - Respiration - DNA - Heredity - Evolution - Genetic engineering - Plants and animalsls__
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Burnie
ISBN: 0732249961 9780732249960 1564584771 9781564584779 075131045X 9780751310450
OCLC Number: 38341655
Notes: Includes index.
"Explore the microscopic world of cells, find out how living things survive, and investigate the origins of life"--Cover.
"A Dorling Kindersley Book"--Title page verso.
For children aged 10 years and upwards.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 29 cm.
Contents: What is life? --
Carbon --
Cells --
Photosynthesis --
Respiration --
Chains of life --
Nutrition and excretion --
Movement --
Senses --
Homeostasis --
Attack and Defence --
Blood and immunity --
Growth and development --
Asexual reproduction --
DNA --
Sexual reproduction --
Heredity --
Evolution --
Interactions within species --
Interactions between species --
Biological classification --
The Kingdoms of life ; Monera, Protista, Fungi, Plant and Animal --
How did life begin? --
Bacteria --
Viruses --
Genetic engineering --
Life beyond earth.
Series Title: Collins eyewitness science, 11.
Responsibility: written by David Burnie.

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Part of a series that reveals the wonders of science, from the earliest scientific investigations to current theories, this text creates actual experiments that were landmarks in the history of life  Read more...

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